The Nigerian Entertainment Awards took place on the 1st of September in New York City and didn’t disappoint.
With a beautiful line up of amazing performances as well as presenters the night ended with well-deserved award winners leaving with smiles on their faces.
Basketmouth was the host of the night keeping the audience entertained and laughing out loud.
Performances of the night were Iyanya who almost had the ladies ripping off his clothes as he wooed the crowd with his exciting performance.
Olamide who took home three awards, gave a crazy performance proving to the crowd that he is indeed the man of the moment and here to stay.
Dammy Krane had the crowd grooving with his electrifying performance. The star also admitted on stage that the NEAs allowed him the opportunity to see his mum again for the first time in ten years. (Very moving images of the star and his mum below).
A plethora of stars from every area of the world renowned Nigerian entertainment industry such as Rita Dominic, Emma Nyra and Juliet Ibrahim were all in attendance for the 8th annual awards show.
Check out some of the pictures from the event below. You can also check out the full winners list here.
Text: Mariam Ajibola | Images: Michael Tubes